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Sr. Information Assurance/Security Specialist

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Company: ManTech

Location: Clarksburg, WV

Date Posted: June 27, 2014

Source: ManTech

Become an integral part of a diverse team that leads the world in Mission, Cyber, and Technology Solutions. At ManTech International Corporation, you will help protect our national security while working on innovative projects that offer opportunities for advancement.
Job Description:
As the Sr. Information Assurance/Security Specialist, you will conduct trade off analyses of products for clients to determine optimal informant security solutions.

Job Duties:

Perform system security tuning, security monitoring, configuration, privileged user account management, and reviewing of all COTS software products upgrades and patches, including operating systems for various network security devices and appliances (e.g. Firewalls, IDS/IPS, etc).

Perform monitoring and script writing, storage management interfaces, network interfaces, external peripheral interfaces, and others systems interfacing.

Provide systems engineering support to analyze and document system security problems.

Perform security concept and requirements analyses in support of system upgrades and corrective fixes in the O&M environment.

Design and execute security system tests.

Support all systems/services Certification and Accreditation activities.

Experience Required:

7+ years of directly related work experience

Training in a computer related discipline and more than 7 years of experience in installing software products to be used for securing systems.

Knowledge of installing, operating and maintaining security appliances (i.e. firewalls, IDS/IPS)

Possess lead experience making recommendations for configuring the security posture of operational systems.

Possess education and at more than 7 years experience in all security aspects of large scale IT systems.

Advanced Certifications in security products and applications and other security related COTS products are desired but not required.

All Information Assurance/Security Specialists shall possess either knowledge of mainframe operating systems, database packages, and other related mainframe security experience or knowledge of RedHat Linux and/or other Linux baselines, and shall include network security for TCP/IP based networks using firewalls, IDS/IPS, and other security related products.

Educational Requirements:
BA/BS in Computer Science, Information Security, or related field; or equivalent ...

Become an integral part of a diverse team that leads the world in Mission, Cyber, and Technology Solutions. At ManTech International Corporation, you will help protect our national security while working on innovative projects that offer opportunities for advancement.
Job Description:
As the Sr. Information Assurance/Security Specialist, you will conduct trade off analyses of products for clients to determine optimal informant security solutions.

Job Duties:

Perform system security tuning, security monitoring, configuration, privileged user account management, and reviewing of all COTS software products upgrades and patches, including operating systems for various network security devices and appliances (e.g. Firewalls, IDS/IPS, etc).

Perform monitoring and script writing, storage management interfaces, network interfaces, external peripheral interfaces, and others systems interfacing.

Provide systems engineering support to analyze and document system security problems.

Perform security concept and requirements analyses in support of system upgrades and corrective fixes in the O&M environment.

Design and execute security system tests.

Support all systems/services Certification and Accreditation activities.

Experience Required:

7+ years of directly related work experience

Training in a computer related discipline and more than 7 years of experience in installing software products to be used for securing systems.

Knowledge of installing, operating and maintaining security appliances (i.e. firewalls, IDS/IPS)

Possess lead experience making recommendations for configuring the security posture of operational systems.

Possess education and at more than 7 years experience in all security aspects of large scale IT systems.

Advanced Certifications in security products and applications and other security related COTS products are desired but not required.

All Information Assurance/Security Specialists shall possess either knowledge of mainframe operating systems, database packages, and other related mainframe security experience or knowledge of RedHat Linux and/or other Linux baselines, and shall include network security for TCP/IP based networks using firewalls, IDS/IPS, and other security related products.

Educational Requirements:
BA/BS in Computer Science, Information Security, or related field; or equivalent.

Security Requirements: U.S. Citizenship and an active Top Secret clearance required.

Key Words: Information Assurance, Risk Analysis, Coordinate, Develop, Evaluate, Integrate, Implement, Computer Systems

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